tonic, joint pain, muscle aches, eczema, and digestive aid. The leaves have been used in salads, cooked like spinach, and dried as a tea. While it is fairly safe, there are some potential medication interactions so be sure to check for that.
In folklore dandelion is said to be among the herbs affiliated with the goddess Hecate, who is known to be the goddess of witchcraft, the night, the moon, ghosts, and the protector of anything newly born. Dandelion magic is practical, gentle, and intentional transformation. Follow this link to a pretty cool website that I stumbled across while researching a little bit online for information on dandelion.